Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver
Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver are American screenwriters and film producers. They are husband and wife.
|Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver|
|Occupation||Screenwriters, film producers|
|Notable work||Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, War for the Planet of the Apes, Jurassic World|
|Children||Joe Jaffa, Franki Jaffa|
They are best known for having written and co-produced the 2011 science-fiction film Rise of the Planet of the Apes, a commercially and critically successful reboot of the Planet of the Apes franchise for which they were nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Writing. They were also co-writers/producers of its 2014 sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and produced the third installment, War for the Planet of the Apes, in 2017.
Silver is the sister of actor Michael B. Silver, and the granddaughter of screenwriter and producer Sidney Buchman. In 2015, she was named one of the "Most Influential Women In Hollywood" by Elle Magazine.
|1992||The Hand That Rocks the Cradle||Yes||No||Silver only as writer; also Jaffa as executive producer|
|Fallen Angels (TV series)||Yes||No||Silver only
Episode: "Murder, Obliquely"
|1996||Eye for an Eye||Yes||No|
|2010||Love Shack||No||Yes||Also featured in cameos|
|2011||Rise of the Planet of the Apes||Yes||Yes|
|2014||Dawn of the Planet of the Apes||Yes||Yes|
|In the Heart of the Sea||Yes||No|
|2017||War for the Planet of the Apes||No||Yes|
- "Amanda Silver". Movies.yahoo.com. April 20, 2011. Retrieved October 18, 2013.
- Interview with Amanda Silver & Rick Jaffa, Media Mikes, August 4, 2011
- Fleming, Mike. "'Avatar' Sequels Upped To Three; Fox, James Cameron Set Trio of Writers To Spearhead". Deadline. Retrieved October 18, 2013.
- McNary, Dave (2017-04-22). "‘Avatar’ Sequel Release Dates Set, Starting in December, 2020". Variety. Retrieved 2017-04-22.
- "Amanda Silver". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved August 27, 2012.